January 23, 2015

Android’s Same Origin Policy (SOP) Exploit allows hackers to hijack your Facebook Accounts

23 January 2015 A legacy Android Same Origin Policy (SOP) bug discovered by a Pakistani researcher Rafay Baloch is being used far more widely as per […]
January 22, 2015

Android Payment Apps Can Be Risky

22 January 2015 Eleven percent of the payment apps available globally for Android phones and tablets contain malware or suspicious binaries, according to RiskIQ, a company […]
January 21, 2015

Proposed CFAA Amendments Could Chill Security Research

21 January 2015 Legitimate security researchers, from bug hunters to pen-testers, are buckled in for a bumpy ride as vague language in President Obama’s proposed amendments […]
January 20, 2015

The Interview: South Korea fans risk downloading malware

20 January 2015 Controversial film The Interview has earned $18m so far from online sales and cinema viewings in the US, but some people in South […]
January 19, 2015

Led by Ransomware, Android Threats Surge 75%

19 January 2015 2014 saw the continued emergence of a pattern of regional adaptation for mobile malware, along with the rise of fresh mobile threat tactics […]
January 16, 2015

Android Malware Looks Safe, Steals Your Photos and Messages

16 January 2015 If you have an Android phone, you probably use it for everything. It’s your phone, your camera, and the best way to keep […]
January 15, 2015

Got a phone with Android 4.3 or earlier? No WebView security patches for you!

15 January 2015 It’s not unusual for a developer to quit updating software after a certain amount of time. After all, developers have a limited amount […]
January 14, 2015

60 percent of Android devices left vulnerable to security risk

14 January 2015 Security researchers have developed a number of exploits that target WebView in older versions of the Android mobile operating system. Despite the fact […]
January 13, 2015

Google Passes on Older Android Patches; 930 Million Devices Vulnerable

13 January 2015 Hackers may have a perpetual shooting gallery of unpatched Android vulnerabilities at their disposal after it was disclosed today that Google no longer […]
January 12, 2015

Android Malware Rockets 300X in 2 Years

12 January 2015 Windows may still represent the lion’s share of malware development, but the Android mobile OS continues to garner interest from black hats: 2014, […]
January 2, 2015

2014 was the biggest year for malware yet

2 January 2014 Time to pack up your booze and party hats. I’ve got one more roundup which is sure to make you think twice before […]
December 31, 2014

Android malware more than doubled in 2014

31 December 2014 FORTIGUARD Labs, the threat research division of Fortinet Inc., said the year 2014 has seen a growing volume of mobile malware, particularly for […]